Global Patent Index - EP 1078622 A3

EP 1078622 A3 2001-12-12 - Undercarriage for a vehicle, and wheelchair provided with such undercarriage

Title (en)

Undercarriage for a vehicle, and wheelchair provided with such undercarriage

Title (de)

Untergestell für Fahrzeug und Rollstuhl ausgestattet mit solchen Untergestell

Title (fr)

Chassis pour véhicule et fauteuil roulant pourvu d'un tel chassis

Publication

EP 1078622 A3 (EN)

Application

EP 00202610 A

Priority

NL 1012764 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP1078622A2] An undercarriage for a vehicle, in particular a wheelchair, comprising at least two opposite swivel wheels (13) and two opposite driven wheels (12), wherein for ensuring the stability and the traction of the vehicle on different types of ground, each swivel wheel (13) is pivotable only around a substantially vertical axis and is otherwise fixedly connected to an undercarriage frame (30) of the undercarriage (50), the driven wheels (12) each being connected to a mechanism of such design that an upward or downward movement of one driven wheel (12) relative to the undercarriage frame (30) effects an opposite movement of the other driven wheel (12'). The invention also provides a wheelchair (11) comprising such undercarriage (50). <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61G 5/04; B60G 3/20; B60G 7/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61G 5/04 (2013.01); A61G 5/10 (2006.01); B60G 1/00 (2006.01); B60G 3/14 (2006.01); B60G 3/20 (2006.01); B60G 7/00 (2006.01); B60G 21/05 (2006.01); A61G 5/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B60G 1/00 (2013.01); A61G 5/042 (2013.01); A61G 5/1078 (2016.11); A61G 5/1089 (2016.11); B60G 3/14 (2013.01); B60G 21/05 (2013.01); A61G 5/06 (2013.01); B60G 2200/132 (2013.01); B60G 2204/421 (2013.01); B60G 2204/82 (2013.01); B60G 2204/8302 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

DOCDB simple family

EP 1078622 A2 20010228; EP 1078622 A3 20011212; EP 1078622 B1 20040512; AT 266371 T 20040515; DE 60010595 D1 20040617; DE 60010595 T2 20050519; DK 1078622 T3 20040913; NL 1012764 C1 19990914; NL 1015750 A1 20010205; NL 1015750 C2 20010716; NL 1018489 A1 20010723; NL 1018489 C2 20010928